Jessamine County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Jessamine County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on December 19, 1798 from Fayette County. The county was named for the Jessamine Creek, which contains a set of rapids that are the county's most well known natural feature. Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Jessamine County is bordered by Fayette County (northeast), Madison County (souttheast), Garrard County (south), Mercer County (southwest), Woodford County (northwest).

Jessamine County Cities and Towns include Nicholasville, Wilmore.

A Map of Jessamine County, Kentucky contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Jessamine County, Kentucky Courthouse
Jessamine County, KY Courthouse

The Jessamine County Courthouse is located in Nicholasville, Kentucky. Learn More About State of Kentucky Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Jessamine county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

Jessamine County, Kentucky Census Records

Jessamine County, Kentucky Vital Records

Jessamine County, Kentucky Resources

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